England moved Euro 2020 eligibility but the torrent of racist abuse directed at their own players in Sofia overshadowed their success in Bulgaria.
The European Qualifier was in the capital after two first-half stoppages through which announcements were produced for chants to stop on the verge of abandonment.
The most recent installment of racism in soccer marred a magnificent attacking performance from Gareth Southgates side as dentures from Ross Barkley and Raheem Sterling and strikes against Marcus Rashford and Harry Kane left the 3 Lions three points clear on very top of Group A and on the cusp of eligibility to next summers tournament.
Full report to follow…
England host Montenegro on November 14 in Wembley before concluding their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a trip to Kosovo on November 17.
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